the potential of bamboo construction in architecture for Modus Magazine

As part of a special feature on alternative building materials, Anna investigated the potential of bamboo as a sustainable construction material, uncovering a recent project to create a bamboo composite that might one day replace steel reinforcements in concrete construction. 

"The question of resources is, next to the question of energy, the most important one of our time. We need to shift from a mining ideology to a kind of cultivating ideology – cultivating in the sense that we are moving towards the idea of growing our own construction materials.”

Read the full article online for free in the Modus global edition Dec/Jan 2017/18 – The Elements Issue

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